Georgia Tech baseball has won seven straight over Georgia Southern
Georgia Tech baseball had its three-game winning streak snapped on Tuesday night
Georgia Tech baseball falls to 5-2 on the season versus its in-state rivals with the loss
Georgia Tech baseball improved to 5-1 versus in-state rivals with the win on Wednesday
Georgia Tech baseball will look to even up the series tomorrow night at 6 p.m. ET
2014 Baseball Team Photos
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2013-14 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017 (Redshirt Junior): Pitched in 15 games on the season, making nine starts on the mound for the Jackets after sitting out 2016 recovering from surgery on his throwing arm … Served as the Jackets’ midweek starter from mid-March on … His nine starts were the second-most on the team … Went 2-4 on the season with a 5.06 ERA … Both of his wins were Tech shutouts … Amassed 42.2 innings on the season … Recorded 31 strikeouts … Held the opponents to a .224 batting average against him on the year … Picked up his first career win with Tech’s 2-0 win over No. 12 Oklahoma, in which he allowed just one hit and struck out six over 5.0 scoreless innings in the shutout … Also went 7.0 scoreless innings, allowing just three hits while striking out four in the 7-0 win at Georgia State (April 19) … Made his first appearance on the mound for Tech since Mar. 3, 2015 against Marshall (Feb. 18), pitching a scoreless inning out of the bullpen … Also made the start at Mercer (Mar. 28), giving up one run on just two hits over 5.0 innings in the no-decision … Gave up one run on two hits, while striking out two over 3.2 innings versus UGA at SunTrust Park (May 9) … Allowed just one run on three hits and three walks, while striking out two over 3.0-plus innings in a no-decision start against Georgia Southern (May 16).
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore): Did not play ... Sat out the season recovering from an injury.
2015 (Sophomore): Had his season ended prematurely due to an arm injury ... Received a medical redshirt ... Appeared in four games and made two starts before being shut down in early March ... Was 0-1 with a 6.75 ERA in his 13.1 innings of work ... Made his season debut on Opening Day with a career-long relief stint of three shutout innings in the 17-3 win over St. John's ... Surpassed his then career-long in innings by tossing 4.0 innings with a career-high four strikeouts in his first career start at Georgia Southern on Feb. 17 ... Made his second start of the season at Auburn on Feb. 24 and absorbed a loss ... Pitched 2.1 innings versus Ohio on March 3 in his final appearance of the season ... Wore jersey #30 his first two years.
2014 (Freshman): Joined the Yellow Jackets as a walk-on and emerged as a key contributor to Georgia Tech's bullpen ... Pitched in 13 games and finished the year with a 5.40 ERA ... Seven of his 13 appearances were scoreless outings ... Made his collegiate debut by retiring the ninth in order in Tech's 7-3 win over UNCG on Feb. 21 ... Worked one inning of scoreless relief during Tech's 8-2 win over Bowling Green on March 1 ... Pitched a scoreless ninth to close out Georgia Southern on April 8 ... Recorded a career-high two strikeouts to close out Savannah State on April 9 ... Struck out the side in a 1-2-3 ninth inning on April 12 to close out a 12-4 win over No. 1 Florida State ... Surrendered his first earned run of the year to Georgia on April 15 ... Worked a career-long 2.2 scoreless innings of relief at NC State on April 27, retiring eight of the nine hitters he faced and yielding just one infield single with two strikeouts ... Matched his career-high with a 2.2 scoreless-inning stint against Virginia Tech on May 4.
Before Tech: A two-year letterwinner for head coach Merle Elkins at Harrison High School ... An all-district pitcher in both his junior and senior seasons ... Threw a no-hitter in summer baseball his junior year.
Personal: Full name is Benjamin Joseph Schniederjans ... Born April 18, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Oliver and Linda Schniederjans ... Has an older brother Ollie, who is a former member of the Tech golf team, and younger brother, Luke, who is a current member of the men's golf team at Tech ... Chose Tech for its baseball program, academics and location ... Majoring in business administration.